twitter   facebook   facebook
← Overview Database of Innovative Social Policies in Europe

Regional Employment Centers increased labor-market services and training measures

Country of implementation
General short description of the innovation
RPEC (Regional Public Employment Centers) managed several measures with the aim to preserve jobs. RPEC interventions were covering: a) labor-market services, b) training (among other measures). The RPEC was fully in charge of implementation, and no public information is available on the form of social dialogue.
Target group
Total Population
Policy Field
  • education
  • employment
Type of Policy
  • public
Duration of the policy
2 Mar 2009 - 31 Dec 2010
Scope of innovation
  • Scope: temporary
  • Budgets: 32 million EUR
  • Number of intended beneficiaries: no data available
  • Spatial coverage: national
General description of (intended) objectives and strategies
The aim was to help people quickly and react to the masses of outplacement at the beginning of the crises.
Nature of the innovation-short-term perspective
short term
Type of ideal-typical strategy for the innovation
  • typical strategy for the innovation (optional; according to Obinger)-encompassing security
Type of innovation
  • new form of policy implementation/delivery
  • retrenchment or expansion of an existing/earlier policy
New outputs
  • services
  • training schemes
Intended target group
jobseekers at the beginning of the crises
Working age population
  • employment situation (please specify: e.g. typical work/atypical/unemployed) (unemployed)
Employers-private institutional actors
not identified
Actors involved in policy-making/implementation and/or evaluation
  • making/implementation and/or evaluation-agency or national social insurance body
  • making/implementation and/or evaluation-central state
Intended output
  • services
  • training schemes
Intended and unintended outcomes
no data available
Clarification of outcomes in terms of impacting resilience and labour market inclusion
It was an immediate reaction to the crises. Helped to protect people from poverty and long term unemployment. / /
Share this page: